The Perfect Game Reviews

May 7, 2010
Notable only for being a catalog of just about every kid-pic cliche' ever committed to film.
April 30, 2010
Director William Dear is not one to miss a sentimental beat.
April 19, 2010
[From] the second minute of the movie I knew every single thing that was going to happen and there was not a single surprise.
April 16, 2010
It's an unabashedly corny but occasionally stirring dramedy based on the true-life story of scrappy young baseball players from Mexico.
April 16, 2010
So overwhelmed by its own based-on-actual-events tale that it can't find the tone to tell it effectively.
April 16, 2010
Anyone much older than, say, 10, will likely find the underdog saga sappy and manipulative, not to mention filled with sports movie cliches, including the following statement: "It will take a miracle to make them into a real team."
April 16, 2010
This inspirational film, written by first-timer (and producer) W. William Winokur, is not for cynics or those resistant to cute kids (and child actors sometimes given to mugging).
April 16, 2010
A big, bland serving of corn that wouldn't have been out of place on The Wonderful World of Disney 50 years ago.
April 15, 2010
A very sweet, very slight family movie that scores smiles and tears of joy.
April 15, 2010
The heart of both the story and its telling do help in smoothing over other deficiencies, sweet and disarming in its belief that something like a baseball game can make a bigger difference.